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Peru's narrow escape from more Fujimori

Vanessa Baird reports from Peru, which has just elected a left-leaning President.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The Poison of Pinochet

The one distinctive mark left by General Augusto Pinochet, Chile’sbe-shaded terrorist, will be the celebration of his death. That’s notaccorded to many, and I can’t off-hand think of another who’s beengranted it recently, at least not after dying in bed. The BBC’s radioobituary slot turned to a Swiss entrepreneur who had the honour ofinterpreting between Pinochet and Margaret Thatcher – another candidatefor the same accolade, I suppose.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Hugo Chávez was a leader apart

David Ransom celebrates the life of a president with a fondness for Liberation heroes, who used oil wealth to boost ordinary Venezuelans’ quality of life.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Could Venezuela-style housing reforms work for Britain’s Generation Rent?

Samir Jeraj writes on the South American country’s policy of basing rents on construction costs rather than market value.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Evo pulls it off, again...

A resounding election win for Bolivia’s indigenous and anti-neoliberalist president. John Crabtree reports.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The day the Monroe Doctrine died?

Stephen Wilkinson analyses the implications of Cuba’s comeback from the political freeze..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Venezuela: the Yukpa struggle continues

GlevysRondóntells the story of Zenaida Romero, a proud young leader from a family of indigenous land rights defenders.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Western silence on Maduro’s victory in Venezuela is hypocritical

Why haven’t the US and EU recognized a legitimate result? asks Jody McIntyre.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Argentina's Cristina Kirchner sails to victory

Ed Stocker witnessed first hand how the presidenta’s curious combo of glitz, compassion and graft secured a landslide win.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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David Ransom

David Ransom joined New Internationalist in 1989 and wrote on a range of issues, from green justice to the current financial crisis, before he retired in 2009. .…

  • Tue May 23 15:58:49 2017
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